Jannik Sinner dispatches Taylor Fritz 6-4 4-6 6-4 in the quarter in Indian Wells on Thursday. Sinner will have to play Carlos Alcaraz in the semifinal. The battle lasted 2 hours and 17 minutes. This will be his best achievement in this competition. In the past, the best he could do was reach the 4th round in 2021. Here you can see his previous results at this event.
Sinner added to his prize money $ 168,170 after conquering this match. He has already won $ 352,635 till now in the tournament. If he wins the next match, Sinner will add $ 309,725 to his earnings to get in total $ 662,360.
Highlights Jannik Sinner vs. Taylor Fritz BNP Paribas Open – Indian Wells
Stats: aces, double faults, breaks, winners
At the end of the match, the Italian scored 94 points vs. Taylor’s 86.
The Italian served exceptionally well to win 80% of the points (45/56) behind his first serve. Nevertheless he won only 47% points (15/32) on his second serve. Sinner won this match even if he was not so effective in converting his break points as he converted only 33% (3/9) of the procured opportunities.
On the other side, Fritz was effective at converting 67% of the break points that he procured points (2/3). Notwithstanding, that was not enough to win the encounter.
After this match, the head to head between Sinner and Fritz is 1-1.
Draw and next match H2H: Jannik Sinner vs. Carlos Alcaraz – stats
Sinner will face Alcaraz in the semifinal.
This will be the 6th time that Jannik Sinner and Carlos Alcaraz clash against each other. The head to head is 3-2 for Alcaraz (see full H2H stats), 1-0 on hard.
The last time that they squared off, Alcaraz won 6-2 3-6 6-3 in the 1st round in Alicante Challenger back in 2019.
Live score progression and stats
Sinner was quite dominant at the beginning of the set to break Taylor Fritz in the 1st game (1-0). Sinner to win the set (6-4) since there were no other breaks anymore.
Jannik converted 50% of his break points (1/2). He had 2 break points opportunities in the 1st (0-0 30-40) and the 9th game (5-3 30-40). On the other side, the American wasn’t able to convert 1 break point in the 2nd game (0-1 30-40).
They contested 72 points. Sinner was the winner of the set after clinching 4 more points than the American (38-34). The Italian dropped 11 points on serve (25-11). In addition, on the other side, Fritz conceded 13 points on serve (23-13).
The set was pretty even as both players managed to hold serve with the notable exception of 1 break that Taylor conquered in the 10th game (6-4) prior to eventually winning the set (6-4).
Fritz failed to serve out the set when leading 6-4 to be broken at 40.
Fritz was clinical in converting the only break point that he conquered in the 10th game (5-4 15-40). On the other side, Jannik was unerring in converting all his break points in the 11th game (3-6 30-40 and 40-A).
They played 57 points. The set was a huge battle since finally the American won just 3 more points than Sinner (30-27). Taylor lost 10 points on serve (20-10). On the other side, the Italian conceded 10 points on serve (17-10).
Similarly to the 2nd set, the set was pretty even as both sides managed to hold the serve. The only difference was 1 break that Sinner conquered in the 9th game (5-4) before ultimately conquering the set (6-4).
The Italian lost a big opportunity to break the American in the 3rd game when he had 3 consecutive chances (0-40).
The Italian converted 20% of his break points (1/5). He had 5 break points opportunities in the 3rd (1-1 0-40, 15-40 and 30-40), the 7th (3-3 30-40) and the 9th game (4-4 15-40). On the other side, Taylor wasn’t able to convert 1 break point in the 1st game (0-0 30-40).
They contested 51 points. The Italian was the one to win the set after conquering 7 more points than Fritz (29-22). Jannik lost 7 points on serve (18-7). on the other side of the court, the American conceded 11 points on serve (15-11).
Tennis Scores in Indian Wells
- Jannik SinnerSinner – Taylor FritzFritz (6-4 4-6 6-4) – Stats and score progression
- Carlos AlcarazAlcaraz – Felix Auger-AliassimeAuger-Aliassime (6-4 6-4) – Stats and score progression
- Frances TiafoeTiafoe – Cameron NorrieNorrie (6-4 6-4) – Stats and score progression
- Daniil MedvedevMedvedev – Alejandro Davidovich FokinaDavidovich Fokina (6-3 7-5) – Stats and score progression
- Daniil MedvedevMedvedev – Frances TiafoeTiafoe (4-1) – H2H details and stats
- Carlos Alcaraz GarfiaAlcaraz Garfia – Jannik SinnerSinner (2-2) – H2H details and stats